Online Career Resources
- MBA Job Boards
- Going Global
- NACE Salary Calculator
| CareerBeam (Available Until June 30, 2013)
CareerBeam is a full service career development portal designed to provide all the resources necessary to guide individuals through a strategic job search. Users can create a personalized career plan and conduct a results-oriented career search in an easy-to-use, interactive solution that delivers the most powerful and innovative career tools available.
Resources include access to databases to search for information on companies, contacts and employment opportunities; career exploration tools; resume and cover letter builders; interview preparation resources and more! Note: This site is available to current Xavier students only with the use of your active Xavier email address to register.
WetFeet is an online career resource library whose mission is to equip job seekers with advice, research, and inspiration needed to plan and achieve a successful career. This resource provides Employer Profiles, Career Advice videos and articles, Industry and Career Track Profiles and access to the online WetFeet magazine. Additionally, WetFeet offers over 65 downloadable Career Insider Guides allowing you to learn more about hot career topics, employers and industries! This information is presented in an easy-to-read format that you will find informative and entertaining! Note: Downloadable Guides are available to current Xavier students only with the use of your active Xavier email address.
Note: To access this resource you must log in to your eRecruiting account. The link to WetFeet can be found on the homepage.
Visit the eRecruiting Website for WetFeet Access.
MBA Job Boards
The Professional Development Center recommends these job boards as a good start to your search. The eRecruiting online database serves as the main venue for employers to post jobs for Xavier students and alumni. It provides 24/7 access to internship and job opportunities and on-campus interview schedules.
CareerShift provides an easy-to-use, approach for cracking the "hidden job market" and for managing your job hunt all in one place. You'll be able to search for jobs and save your searches, find and save a list of contacts, create resumes and cover letters, and put them together in a targeted e-mail or postal mail campaigns. Use access code 'williamspdc' to register as a user for this system.
Going Global is a provider of both country-specific and USA city-specific career and employment information. This resource provides expert advice for those looking for jobs in the United States or abroad, featuring insider tips and professional advice on topics such as employment trends, salary ranges, job search resources, networking groups, resume/CV writing guidelines and work permit/visa regulations. In addition, Going Global provides users with access to local and international job openings and internship opportunities and valuable H1B employer information.
Note: To access this resource you must log in to your eRecruiting account. The link to Going Global can be found on the homepage. At this point, you may choose to create a Personal Account if you wish to do so. This account will be valid for 180 days. If you choose to create a Personal Account, further access can be obtained by visiting the Going Global Subscriber Page.
- Take the Going Global training to learn about this great resource
- Visit eRecruiting Website (for those that need to create Personal Account)
- Visit Going Global Subscriber Page (for those that have already created a Personal Account)
Optimal Resume is a free service provided by the Williams College of Business. This resource provides assistance in the creation of career building tools such as resumes, cover letters, online portfolios and web resumes!
NACE Salary Calculator Center
The National Association for Colleges and Employers is a key resource to employers, job seekers and career centers. The NACE Salary Calculator Center is the hub for compensation data, with salary data for more than 500 occupations in 560 regions of the United States. The NACE Salary Calculators are easy to use, and our datasets are updated monthly to ensure consistently accurate data. Select the appropriate salary calculator to begin your compensation planning.
CareerLeader is a web-based career self-assessment based on over 20 years of scientific research. Currently used by over 400 leading business schools and corporations worldwide, it is a comprehensive assessment that measures your core interests, ideal organizational culture, motivators, strengths and weaknesses. In addition, this profile will suggest potential career matches for you to consider as you begin your career planning journey. (Access is restricted. An appointment with an MBA Career Coach is required prior to being authorized for this tool.)